ASTM B693 - 17 - Standard Specification for Silver-Nickel Electrical Contact Materials

ASTM B693 - 17

Standard Specification for Silver-Nickel Electrical Contact Materials

Status : Current   Published : November 2017



1.1 This specification covers electrical contact components made from silver nickel by powder metallurgical procedures.

1.2 This specification covers compositions within the silver-nickel system normally specified by users of electrical contacts.

1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

1.4  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to become familiar with all hazards including those identified in the appropriate Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for this product/material as provided by the manufacturer, to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices, and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.5  This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Standard NumberASTM B693 - 17
TitleStandard Specification for Silver-Nickel Electrical Contact Materials
Publication Date01 November 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Contacts, Electrical contacts, Electrical contact materials, Impurities, Silver-nickel
File Size67 KB

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